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Is It Safe to Use a Nurse Anesthestist for Tummy Tuck Surgery?

I'm considering having a tummy tuck. The board certified plastic surgeon I'm considering uses a nurse anesthetist. Is this advisable for a... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck - having Anesthesia done by CRNA (certified registered nurse anesthesiologist) versus anesthesiologist?

When having a Tummy Tuck Is it okay to have general anesthesia done by a CRNA (certified registered nurse anesthesiologist) versus an... READ MORE

Should I listen to the nurse or my doctor?

After years of deliberation and consultations, I finally found the doctor I'm comfortable with to perform my tummy tuck. During my consultation he... READ MORE

Worried 24/7, am I healing well? (Photos)

I am 14 days post opportunity full TT I have not showered as yet I am too scared as I think my scar will open my nurse says it's nice and clean and... READ MORE

RN working on a busy dialysis unit. How long off work following Full Tummy Tuck realistically?

I am still pre-operative. My PS says 3 weeks. Many people on web site going back after 2 weeks but admin style jobs. Mine will require hoisting... READ MORE

Has my muscle repair failed, or do I possibly have a hernia? (Photos)

I had fleur de list tummy tuck in January of 2017. I have been noticing lately my upper abdomen is not flat. My upper abdomen under my breasts becomes... READ MORE

Can placing paper tape over my incision cause an infection? (Photo)

I am two weeks tummy tuck post op. I went for my follow up today and the nurse put paper tape over my incision. Told me to change it every 4 days for... READ MORE

Post-op aftercare nurses, what are my options?

Unfortunately I don't know many people who will be able to help me the day of surgery due to our demanding work schedules is there a way I can find... READ MORE

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